National Positions on International Law in Cyberspace: Challenges, Opportunities, and Best Practices

This workshop seeks to unpack the main legal and policy questions facing States when developing a national position on international law in cyberspace. These are official statements issued by States that propose interpretations of key international rules and principles in the cyber context. The workshop will feature a panel of experts and interactive discussions on the legal and political importance of issuing national positions, their impact on the development of international law, and the methodology and other procedural aspects involved in their preparation, as well as the key legal and policy dilemmas facing States when developing such positions.